Wednesday 1 October 2014 11.04pm
There are a few...
40 Maltby Street
for a pesticide-free glass of languedoc. Bermondsey Street
is home to a succession of hipster joints
: start at Pizarro
at the bottom, and work your way up past Zucca and the rest.
is dedicated to the spirit that sent London staggering into the gutter during the eighteenth century. Gin’s image as a ruiner of mothers, a rotter of guts and a corrupter of the poor is no more; it has also survived its time as the drink of choice for the reposing colonialist. It’s now the city’s coolest spirit, with young gin-loving hipsters
(‘ginsters’?) setting up their own boutique distilleries by the barrel-load.
CLUB PARADISE "London's first club for single hipsters"